Herbie van Tetering

Jazz musician & composer

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Professional products delivered in realtime using industrial standards.

My music products are delivered using industry standard tools and high quality ADAT converters. All products are professionally mastered and delivered at 48KHz/24bit in .wav audio and .pdf notation format unless stated otherwise.

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Interview with Herbie van Tetering

  1. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  2. A: ask the ones who know.

  3. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  4. A: pay me only if you are satisfied.

  5. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  6. A: composition and audio product delivery.

  7. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  8. A: multitrack recorder, composer tools, grand piano, jazz trumpet, jazz guitar..

  9. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  10. A: about 20+ years with intermittent breaks

  11. Q: How would you describe your style?

  12. A: modern.

  13. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  14. A: give.

  15. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  16. A: jazz, electronica, soundtracks.

  17. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  18. A: producing, composing and recording complete products on time.

  19. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  20. A: imagination.

  21. Q: What's your typical work process?

  22. A: orchestration, arranging, composing, recording, mastering and publishing.

  23. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  24. A: hybrid analog and digital composition driven setup for jazz and soundtracks.

  25. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  26. A: on 6 albums.

  27. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  28. A: perfecting my craft.

  29. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  30. A: how do you do that? you're invited to visit my studio.

  31. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  32. A: nothing specific.

  33. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  34. A: both, for the best sound.

  35. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  36. A: the final product.

  37. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  38. A: what would you like to hear?


I was the Composer, Player, Conductor, Engineer in this production

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  • Not available for hireDec 29, 2019

    As of 2021 I am not available for hire, if you want my music you will have to purchase it from a library website. You can listen to my projects on Spotify.